About "Environment & Nature"
News about climate change and other environmental issues and the people and organizations behind the science.
Red Muskoka chairs placed by Parks Canada to encourage reflection wait for visitors at the Mount Norquay viewpoint above Banff townsite in Banff National Park. In a new report, Parks Canada has pledged to put nature first in decisions affecting national parks. (Photo: Kevin Mihalcheon/Can Geo Photo Club)
RCGS Fellow and artist Christopher Walker painted “Expedition,” of Sir John Franklin's HMS Erebus and Terror, to depict the determination and hopeful spirit that carried the explorers into the Arctic in the first place. Read on to see what a few of the Society’s other Fellows are working on this year. (Image: Christopher Walker)
Fog blankets trees in the Great Bear Rainforest. The rainforest is one of nearly 50 forest conservation projects included in the Queen's Commonwealth Canopy (QCC), an ambitious legacy project aimed at creating a global network of protected forests in the Commonwealth nations. (Photo: Jenny Stevens/Can Geo Photo Club)